A curated list of resources for XR Dorking members and anyone interested in Extinction Rebellion and/or climate change.
UNDERSTANDING CLIMATE CHANGE
UK MET office – website on climate change.
The 10 facts that prove we’re in a climate emergency – Wired website article.
Facts about the Climate Emergency – UN Environment Programme website article.
NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration website on climate change.
Just Have A Think – YouTube Channel – a series of short video presentations relating to climate change.
Don’t Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change – book by George Marshall (accompanying website here).
Open Intelligence – A searchable database of news articles relating to climate change.
TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE
2040 – a film which illustrates what 2040 could be like if we embrace the current solutions to climate change.
33 individual actions that local authorities can take – guidance for local councils from Friends of the Earth.
Heading for Extinction And What To Do About It – a talk by Extinction Rebellion Founder Dr Gail Bradbrook.
“Time to Act Now” – a talk by Extinction Rebellion founder Roger Hallam.
This Is Not A Drill: An Extinction Rebellion Handbook – book by various authors.
Conducting a People’s Assembly – Video from People’s Assembly Circle on how to conduct a People’s Assembly.
No One Is Too Small to Make A Difference – book by Greta Thunberg.
Tales of Resistance: The Battle of the Newbury Bypass – a documentary film covering the story of the 1996 battle to stop the building of the Newbury Bypass, told from the activist’s point of view.
Banners & Placards
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